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Aug 9, 2012 9:30am PDT
will serve the nine bay area counties. will serve southern california, and it will be the northern terminus for future high-speed rail. [applause] until today, the transbay construction site in join the distinction of being the only high-speed rail project under construction, but that is no longer going to be the case, and the reason for that is we have federal, state, local and regional leaders, through their commitments and passion and vision and determination have brought high-speed route to california. and it is now a reality. especially gratifying is that by signing today's high-speed rail funding bill, we will be creating thousands of jobs, just like with transbay. since the start of construction, we have created 2000 jobs. we have been working with veterans to provide job opportunities for wounded veterans. we are providing internships and mentor should pocket -- opportunities to our youth and disadvantaged communities and women. we are proud of that accomplishment. you will be seeing that as well with high-speed rail. [applause] thank you. with that, i would like to introduce a man
Aug 4, 2012 8:00am PDT
. [applause] welcome. next to my former boss, the hon. gavin newsom, lieutenant governor of california. the hon. counsel general of the people's republic of china. [applause] the minister of the embassy of the people's republic of china and the united states, based in washington, d.c.. and charlotte schultz, mr. mike rossi, senior adviser on jobs for governor brown. also officials from the delegation. the director-general of the department of foreign investment and administration. mr. wong shi. and mr. -- the commercial counselor of the department of corporation. and the director-general of the investment promotion agency of the ministry of commerce in china. we have more. the chairman of the tschida chamber of commerce -- china chamber of commerce. and from the china contractors association. and the president of the foreign trade and economic relations commission. and the deputy director general, department of commerce of the inner mongolia, autonomous region. the director of economic and trade office of [unintelligible] province. i would like to mention that locally, we have a city c
Aug 4, 2012 10:30am PDT
to the california institute of regenerative madison -- medicine. mission bay is a destination for those who want to make history in by a life sciences and biotech discoveries. -- vio lifbio life scientists ad biotech discoveries. u2 -- for making that a cause for future generations and we will discover in that corridor those live science drugs that will help us end these dreadful diseases for generations to come. thank you, lieutenant governor. [applause] i wanted to welcome the delegates who come here under the leadership of the vice minister and of course in his capacity as not only the vice ministry of commerce, but also the china investment and promotion agencies and to the many companies are here in attendance, you represent that cross-section of companies from diverse backgrounds and discipline throughout the bay area. i want to welcome you here to this great seminar to wish you a great conversation and an intelligent one, and one that hopefully will discuss the many more ways that we can not only do business, but to work together to solve the world's problems. this is what happens here in
Aug 6, 2012 10:00pm PDT
and thank the state of california for its investment in the bay area and in our city and to know that we want to and we wish to help lead this conversation and these discoveries with our friends in china. thank you and welcome back to the old gold mountain. thank you. [applause] >> thank you, mr. mayor. i would like to welcome our consul general of the people's republic of china. [applause] good morning, everyone. for the sake of my fellow countrymen from china i will speak in chinese. he will have to -- you will have the translation. [speaking foreign language] [speaking foreign language] [applause] >> thank you. i would like to invite our hon. japanese and -- hon. gavin newsom up to the podium. >> thank you, darlene and vice minister. an honor to see you again. we had the opportunity yesterday in sacramento to visit. thank you for your stewardship and strong support of our efforts here not only in san francisco, but across the state. and to mayor lee, thank you for example, your leadership, your stewardship, and her strong support and wisdom of identifying a great leader of china sf an
Aug 17, 2012 7:30pm PDT
national convention. and then with former governor pete wilson who is heading california's delegation to the republican national convention. earlier today, carla marinucci and i spoke with them from los angeles. >> welcome and thank you, mayor villaraigosa for joining us. the gop will have had their say and we're wondering what will be presented different coming from the democratic party. >> first of all, this will be the most accessabiliible conven in democratic history. they will start off on monday with a big event open to everyone. not just our delegates. we end off at the football stadium. the bank of america stadium there. 65,000 people. delegates and people from all over the south and all over the nation. it will be the most diverse convention in our history and, in fact, the most diverse convention ever. very different from the republican convention which is, you know, historically, is not very diverse. it will be mostly a lot of the rich and super rich that are funding their super pacs. i think what will be different about our convention is it will be an opportunity for us to
Aug 24, 2012 6:00pm PDT
>> and it is my honor to introduce governor jerry brown of california. i think. ok. in ibm research, one of the things we talk about is our laboratories. i have been all over the world, live in different countries. i am a relatively recent transplant to california. i would like to let the governor know that i am happy to be here. it is a good space. recently, governor brown has spent a lot of time, focus, and effort making california a better place. focus on eliminating waste, increasing efficiency, decreasing the budget deficit, and real focus that we appreciate in northern california on clean energy. for example, moving the state's goal to be 33% clean energy producing. it is my privilege to welcome governor brown to the panel. [applause] >> and to introduce our next panelist, i would like to welcome steve ballmer, senior bp -- vp. >> good morning and thank you. next up is governor hickel lipper -- hickenlooper. he is the serieaal a entreprener each of you have in your respective parts. he became very successful in the brew pub business. he never had a single election not even for
Aug 25, 2012 3:30pm PDT
. the california team, never say die in their blood, it ties this game. >> karl: three runs with two outs. another home run hitter is up. quinton gago. >> nomar: very little of this makes any sense. >> karl: lorenzo butler on the other side had three three-run home runs and his team is in danger of losing the game. >> nomar: what do you think is going through the mind of luke brown on the mound? >> karl: that's luke brown, the entire tennessee team coming into this inning with a ten-run lead. >> karl: 2-0. >> nomar: 3-0. what a remarkable, remarkable comeback from ten runs down, they've tied it up. the last three, with two outs. are we going back-to-back-to-back? >> karl: ball four. winning run is at first base for california. you're looking at lorenzo butler. who had a day to remember. >> you want him to pitch, it has to be fourth. >> karl: two men down. dylan moore is coming up. >> just do four straight. best pitch for your best swing. best pitch. >> nomar: 30 runs on 27 hits in this game. >> karl: winning run at first base for california. >> nomar: tennessee only used three pitchers in this gam
Aug 29, 2012 1:30am PDT
on behalf of the state of california. like san francisco, california has always been a state of dreamers, and doors, and entrepreneurs. a state head -- that has prided itself of being on the leading and cutting edge of new ideas. we're one of the most diversity's, san francisco is the largest per-capita chinese population of many in the united states in the most diverse state in the world's most averse democracy. the delegation will appreciate this as you walk the streets of san francisco at our best as it is across the state. people are living and a dancing together across every conceivable and imaginable difference. i have believed the world looks to us to say it is -- if it is possible to live together across every conceivable difference. we're proud of our home and place in history and proud of our example. but we also are humble in the context of the world we're living in. a world that is another connected but hyper-connected with a merger of i.t. and globalization. we recognize our faith -- fate is connected to the fate of others. that is the spirit that binds us together. the spir
Aug 25, 2012 3:00pm PDT
leads things off as california comes up. last chance. and a good way to wrap up his chance on the mound. brock myers, faces the best. it looks like he has a little extra light on his bulk. brock myers, good pitch right there. he knows that is the 84th pitch. this is the 85th pitch. no matter what, it will be his last batter. look at that. was that shot up the middle. my goodness. >> karl: i think when myers responded with the ball it was on the dirt on second base. what a shot! brock myers' day is done. he'll be at shortstop tomorrow, in the united states/japan showdown for the little league world series title. tip of the hat for brock myers, kra still alive down ten. nobody out. still alive down ten. nobody out. cstill alive down te. nobody out. astill alive down te. nobody out. >> karl: back with nomar garciaparra. karl ravech. we rolled past 6:00 in the east and tennessee is rolling towards the world series championship game. brock myers did it on the mound. nomar. >> nomar: he sure did. showed some composure. you know the california lineup will be tough. swung the bat really well. u
Aug 19, 2012 8:00pm PDT
valued at 20,000 or less who meet the income requirements may qualify for the state of california's low cost automobile insurance program. find out if you qualify. call 866-602-8861. do you qualify? great! what are you waiting for? call 866-602-8861. milky cabrera's steroid scandal, the new york daily news is reporting that the analysis and its star went to a leper lengths to try and avoid its 50 game suspension. >>maureen: the article reports that the ndp with the help of an assist you created a phony web site and if the product in order to try and fool investigators into believing he ordered a supplement will cause him to test positive for a banned substance. this federal investigator is now looking into the inner circle of high of rare earth. loss hit her >>maureen: it is his career that has taken the biggest hit. >> he lost the opportunity to appeal the suspension because of this. this >>maureen: is a spokesperson for the giants refused to giant on the matters. >>vicki: the giants are 2-2 since the suspension announcement was made. today their bats were not enough for the cadres. th
Aug 2, 2012 10:00pm PDT
a celebration of the achievements and accomplishments of asian-americans in the state of california and our nation. >> ok'ing. -- ok. i would like to introduce our host for this evening. very well known as the first asian-american mayor in san francisco history. mayor lee championed balancing the budget to keep san francisco safe, solvents, and successful. he reformed city pensions. his focus is on economic development, job creation, and building san francisco's future. a great job, especially for helping out families. we want to keep families here. i also wanted to mention a little bit of his past. he was born in 1952 in the beacon hill neighborhood of seattle, washington. his parents immigrated to the u.s. from china and the 1930's. his father fought in world war ii and worked as a cook. he passed away when the mayor was 15. his mother was a seamstress and a waitress. mayor lee has five siblings, he graduated from college in maine, he also went to uc- berkeley law school and finished in 1978. he and his wife have two daughters. i also want to mention, prior to becoming mayor, one of the k
Aug 2, 2012 8:00pm PDT
to close by reminding you that california is the birthplace as mayor lee was saying of life science, biotech, the home of the california stem cell institute, a state with more engineers, more scientists, more global -- nobel laureate's than any other state or we still lay claim to five of the top universities based on the shanghai index in the world. caltech, stanford university, and three of our public universities, not least of which the university is a stone's throw away. uc-berkeley campus. we're proud of the state but we also recognize we have challenges and we need to lean into the world we're living in. this today is an example of leading in and i am grateful to all of you for your participation. and vice minister, we are honored to have you out here in our state in this wonderful city and we look forward to many visits over many years. thank you very much. [applause] >> thank you, lieutenant governor. of course, the best for last. the hon. vice minister of commerce to the podium, please. [applause] >> lt. governor newsom, mayor lee, counsel general, ladies and gentlemen, goo
Aug 27, 2012 5:00pm PDT
to be a launching point for california and california rinz. >> this popular republican governor urged delegates to make a difference. >> there is no time to waste this, is our childrens' future. >> in terms of getting out the message in the this is the second republican convention in a row that has been eclipsed by a hurricane threat. >> in st. paul we had to dot same thing for a different reason. i hope that not repeated. >> and pete wilson told me there may be more postponements but romney's convention will go on. >> the message i think is going to get out. i think he's going to win. >> there is i don't care if we get blown in by a hurricane or tornado. there is going to be an earthquake in washington next january. >> congressman darrell issa dismissed this issue. >> everyone is very concerned about people who bhit lose their homes. i know he'll be excited to shairt vision for the country. >> mitt romney cited whitman as a model of the kind of person he would like to have in his cabinet. >> i'm flattered but no. i'm going to stay at hooup hooup. i fine -- hewlett-packard. so i'll be at hp. >>
Aug 24, 2012 6:30pm PDT
. that is the discipline, the imagination, and the investment. that is what makes california -- that is why people are still coming here. they're not staying in colorado, i am sorry to say. they're right here. [applause] >> just briefly, setting aside plunder for a moment. >> i am sorry about plunder. it is a big part of wealth creation. >> could you talk briefly about your turn initiative? >> it is going well. mike rossi is leading the charge. i have met with what i think will be the next president of china. we have delegations from china to come here. we're sending delegations there. this is not just business as usual. we're getting detailed committees and proposals, a couple of the key states. we want good coming this way. we want good going out way. -- goods coming this way and we want goods going out that way. >> are you doing anything like that? >> we have been working on the north-south access. we have a biannual that denver works on that brings people together for cultural, business, intellectual exchange and focuses on mexico and chile and brazil. one of the great things we're missing rig
Aug 19, 2012 8:30am PDT
. will talk with the chairman of the california republican party. will looked at various proposals calling on in california press news >>> paul lion the republican can differ vice president is campaigning with his mom. and in mitt romney administration will not lose their medicare coverage. with more on what ryan and present all, are sen. >>> and paul line when to return community in florida and got little help from a 78 year-old mother. >>> i wanted to introduce you to my mom. >>> the republican vice- presidential candidate promised seniors it would not lose their medicare under the mitt romney ministration. he accused president of cutting hundreds of millions of dollars from medicare to pay for healthcare. >>> restore the promise of this program and will make sure that this board of bureaucrats lot mess with my mom's help care or your mom's healthcare. >>> he came up with the gop budget plan which would shift medicare to a doctor like system. and that would bankrupt the program. in his words resonate with many senior voters. >>> there's no way we can use it as is now of some four disagre
Aug 19, 2012 7:30am PDT
and a big hot topic is depicted in the idea of taking northern california water and sending it down south. cover and a proposed a massive tunnel and talking to an expert about whether not that's even economically feasible. >>> our boys and totals represented at bay area in the little league world series with a big game coming up today >>> putting campaign 2012 the republican candidate for vice- president will be in florida with his mother this weekend. >>> try to ensure voters that they will not lose their medicare coverage more on what they are saying. >>> paul ryan went to a retirement community in florida and got a little help from a 78 year-old mother. >>> i want to introduce you to my mother greta the republican vice-presidential canada promised seniors they but now is the medicare under a mitt romney administration. he accused the president of cutting hundreds of billion dollars from medicare to pay for his health-care reform. >>> we will restore the promise of this program and make sure that this board of bureaucrats and all not mess with my mom's health care or your mom's he
Aug 26, 2012 10:00am PDT
and we'll follow up with enforcement. just recently we took part in a campaign with the california highway patrol where we focused on texting while driving. we were given knowledge. by the state acknowledgement by the state of california. >> cheryl: what about parents? >> parents should do model behavior. don't drive while distracted. especially using a cellphone or to speak or to text while driving. >> cheryl: you think this hands free thing is working? >> i think that a person that is in a conversation on a phone while driving engages in distracted driving whether they are talking to a passenger or talking to somebody on the phone. i think it's just as dangerous to drive while having a conversation on the phone as it is to hold the phone to your ear. i think we should try not to do that. >> cheryl: we'll be back with much more about the issues and concerns about the distracted driving. ♪ ♪ i'm thinking sweet ♪ and i'm thinking new ♪ i'm thinking all these brilliant colors ♪ ♪ shining through ♪ i'm thinking sunshine ♪ i'm thinking sunshine ♪ i'm thinking [ whistl
Aug 8, 2012 6:30pm PDT
misma familia incluyendo niÑos. bolsillos ardientes el incendio en una refinerÍa en california, podrÍa afectar los bolsillos de los conductores. tiembla la tierra, no deja daÑo pero gran preocupaciÓn, 2 temblores en el sur de california. serÁn presidencedentes del llam big 1. sueÑos o lim plÍmpicos dos lati americano que regresan de londres con el sueÑo cumplido. la ediciÓn noticiero telemundo comienza ya. >>> noticiero telemundo, con josÉ dÍaz-balart >>> hola que tal, buenas tardes, comenzamos el noticiero en mÉxico, con el asesinato de 5 miembros de una misma familia incluyendo un niÑo y 3 mujeres. en una zona sub urbana del puerto de acapulco, una de las mujeres era la abuela de los menores y que otra estaba embarazada. esto meintsz se reportaron otros asesinados y se realizÓ un operativo que dejÓ un sospechoso muerto. raÚl torres con todos los detalles. >>> el lugar parecÍa el infierno mismo. primero un hombre con un tiro en la cara. a su lado sin piedad alguna, fue asesinado tambiÉn un pequeÑo de 3 aÑos. es el patio de una casa en acapulco guerrero. 2 mujeres mÁ
Aug 2, 2012 12:00pm PDT
district of california at san francisco. they file their cases in federal court and i suspect, i never heard of them admit this but i suspect they do that to defeat that provision. when you're in federal court, you do apply state laws sometimes but if state law conflicts with the federal law, in case -- in this case, the ada, a person can move for. there is no such hold requirement in federal court. this is an untested area. when you reach a conflict, the general rule is the federal law will preempt and take over and displace, set aside the state law. i suspect that the plaintiff puzzler after realizing this provision in 1608, when it can do to the case is avoid the state form and file -- for, and file in federal court. i have talked about this part already in 1608. wilson cover that part of damages. we finished discussing this today. there is one issue that does come up in excess litigation. whether or not the report from the certified taxes specialist is discoverable. i mentioned this because i have had a couple of clients where it came down to this. they had the foresight to hire ac
Aug 27, 2012 4:30am PDT
traffic is north of the golden gate bridge. he spent millions of california will usually see a full freeway closure just the display lines block this morning. we also have a whip kosher out at fairfield east gun to 80. >>> to american soldiers were met on in 29 people killed in afghanistan. two americans were killed when not weapon went off. 17 civilians would be headed in the towel been controlled a bit of afghanistan for taking part in a music events. barisal putting a mass killer in damascus. that tells which from 300 to 600 people. the suit and civil war has been raging for 18 months. there is no end in sight. the presence of his regime will carry on fighting of the price. >>> the magnitude was 7.3 with an epicenter of about 83 mi. southwest. it happened about 1030 last night in el salvador. so far there are no reports of damage or injuries. a swarm of both places selling california. more than 300 quakes hit the area out on the socks in seat. the site about 10:00 yesterday morning. and this is animation right heel of a 4.9 shaker that hit shortly in the afternoon. there is been
Aug 16, 2012 5:00am PDT
monday. to hear northern california the fire in the county is tournament lot of progress. it's unfair percent contained. a stretch of highway 20 the enclosed was reopened a tree. it's reopen in both directions. it is burned nearly 8,000 a. of brush since sunday. most evacuation orders have been lifted. expect full containment awfully a couple days. >>> a hot and dry conditions and discontinuing for several days. we're hoping for binnacle them. >>> i think it is coming. >>> of boise morrissey agrees the more moisture in the atmosphere. and it will happen for couple days. but it the temperatures up. and not be as hot but still pretty toasty estimate way to the valley. and given a shot of the bay bridge for you early on this morning. and as we head through the day today. we go back porticos and it looks like will serve to heat things up. with the '50s and '60s. and by the afternoon rabat average for this time of year. maybe a lot more as we get in towards livermore. but below normal and she going to san francisco. will have more on the cool down coming up in just a few minutes. >>> just
Aug 16, 2012 2:30am PDT
and we >> when the new california academy of sciences opened in 2008, it quickly became one of the top tourist magnets in the city. part of the cal academies' astronomical success is the weekly nightlife party. >> i am joined by helen, who is here to school me on all the nocturnal activities that are getting ready to take place here. tell us a little about what we can expect to see at nightlife. >> we open up the doors every thursday night at the california academy of sciences. there are certain things you can see every week you can go to the museum, visit the planetarium, and we bring in bars and a deejay or band. it is a different feel from during the day, something different every week. tonight , we have beer and music. -- tonight we have great beer and music. it is beer week. we have a dozen local brewers in african hall. we have a deejays to set up throughout the museum and a live performance at 9:00 p.m. tonight. >> what has been your favorite part as a participant or as an observer? >> my favorite part is to walk around the aquarium in to see people with a drink in their hands,
Aug 15, 2012 10:00pm PDT
to prohibit all political speech. tensions have mounted for moslems in california recently. >>> we know that even in california in the last 10 days there have been a task attacks on mosques perron states. a study found that muslim students still isolated on campus the uc- berkeley and also felt that jewish students still threatens. to his leader's not they say that's a misconception. >>> we know many jews including myself and many others to believe that criticizing israel is not offensive there is anti- semitism that this is not its. so the study actually provides a remedy for something that is not there. he wants to see these fads come down much room left for a spot full political speech. >>> the american freedom defense initiative did not return any e-mail's asking for comments sf the ncaa's using the $3,800 from that group and donating it to the human rights commission. kristen there's cbs five. it didn't stay long three bay area attorneys have now filed a first lawsuit against chevron they claim the oil giant was grossly negligent in the late handled makes misleading at to last we
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